Ryan Paskey, Executive Pastor
Pastor Ryan has been on staff at NBCA since 1999. He served as the Youth Pastor for his first 10 years and since then has been the Executive Pastor. He believes that the shortest distance between two people is a smile and loves to share the joy of the Lord wherever and whenever possible in order to disarm people’s preconceived ideas and stereotypes of Christians and the church. He has an unwavering passion to lead people to Christ and then help them reach their fullest God given potential through growing up in Him daily and giving out to others through serving. He served in the United States Marine Corps, loves America and free samples at Costco. Ryan married his best friend Susan in 2000 and they love getting to raise their two awesome children, Luke and Elizabeth.
Daren Duncan, Youth Pastor
Pastor Daren has been a part of NBCA since 2002. While attending Geneva College, he got involved with the worship team and Powersource Youth Ministry. Volunteering at Powersource turned into an internship, which turned into an assistant position, which turned into a full-time director position, which turned into a Pastoral position in August 2014. Though titles may have changed, he still serves faithfully with the worship team and is honored to lead Powersource Youth Ministry today. His greatest joy is seeing teenagers live boldly for Jesus Christ and he does whatever he can to see this happen! On a weekly basis he oversees a team of people dedicated to reaching and discipling teens from over a dozen school districts! He also loves playing church softball, fantasy football, and anything Pittsburgh Pirates. Pastor Daren married his college sweetheart Jillian in 2006 and together they love getting to be mom and dad to the coolest kids in the world, Gabriella (“Ella Bella”) and Zephaniah (“Zephy”).
Stefanie Marcello, Jesus Junction Ministry Director
Stefanie has been overseeing our Newborn to Kindergarten Ministry since 2015. She graduated from Geneva College in 2009 with a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Elementary and Special Education. Stefanie is happily married to her husband, Jarrod and they have 3 little children. She loves taking unique photos, creating crafty things that she has found on Pinterest and fishing with her family.
Ronald & Krista Chapoloko, Young Adult Ministry Directors
Ronald and Krista have been part of the Young Adult leadership team since 2014 and have served as ministry directors since 2015. Their desire is to see those in this age group thrive in these transitional years by getting plugged into the church, growing in discipleship, and making great friendships. Krista has attended New Brighton Christian Assembly all her life and Ronald joined the church when he moved to the U.S. from Zambia in 2004. They both share a passion for music and art, as well as volleyball and soccer. They were married in November of 2015 and together enjoy ministering to the young adults of NBCA and their community.
Kelley Percy, Womens Ministry Director
Kelley knew from her first visit in 2003 that NBCA would become her church home! In addition to currently serving as the Women’s Ministry Director, she works on staff as the Ministry Coordinator. Kelley’s desire is to see every woman discover her identity as a daughter of the King and grow in relationship with Him, as well as develop authentic friendships with her sisters-in-Christ. Kelley, her husband, Larry, and their 3 adult children and 1 grandson all love travelling, exploring new cuisines, and family game night!
Chuck White, Mens Ministry Director
Chuck has been directing our Men’s Ministry since 2012. He and his wife, Kristi have 3 children- 2 boys and 1 girl. Chuck’s favorite place to be is in the outdoors with his family! He frequently visits Colorado to enjoy the scenery and big game hunting. Chuck enjoys hunting with bow & arrow and cheering on his children as they play soccer.
Sonny Blucher, Coffee Klatch Director
Sonny is a retired elementary/middle school teacher from the Blackhawk School District, having taught there for 37 years. He loves working with the Lord in reaching out to others, sharing the Love and Grace of Jesus Christ. He and his wonderful wife, Darlene, take delight in serving Christ in various capacities and in being with their 2 children and their spouses and 6 amazing grandchildren.
One of the Blucher’s favorite scriptures is Psalm 5:12: “But Thou, O Lord, will bless the righteous; with favor you will surround him as with a shield”.
Jill DeMarco, Worship Arts Director
Jill came to NBCA in 1988 and began singing on the praise team right away! After 9 years of teaching music in public school, she became the Music Ministry Director and has developed this area into a full Worship Arts Department. She loves to teach and stir up the creative gifts in people, including children and youth. She believes that our creative expressions come from our passions, joys & testimonies and we can offer them as worship to our great and loving God. She and Pastor Sam met at church camp as teenagers and got married in 1989. Her biggest joy and privilege is supporting her husband, raising her children- Alyssa and Gina, and stirring up their amazing gifts for the Glory of God.
Jim & Dawn Moser, Life Groups Ministry Directors
Jim & Dawn have been married since 1994. Dawn-Graduated from Rochester High School and then went on to attend Boyd school of Business. Jim graduated from Moon Area High School then attended Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics. Dawn currently works as a Fraud Specialist and Jim is a Brick/Stone Mason. Together they have one son– Noah. Dawn enjoys volunteering for the Parks and Recreation in Crescent Township, hanging out by the pool with friends and spending time with family. Jim enjoys golfing, hunting, fishing, and spending time with family.
Frank Deltino, Care Ministry Director
Frank has served at NBCA for several years in various capacities and most recently is serving as Director of Care Ministry. He enjoys studying the Word of God and has a Bachelor of Theology degree and also has studied at Regent University. Frank and his wife, Lynn, have two adult children. He enjoys watching all kinds of sports and seeing people excel at their highest potential.
John Merola, Outreach Ministry Director
John is a recent addition to the NBCA staff. He brings a wide background of ministry experience, and is passionate about helping people live with faith, wisdom, and purpose. Along with overseeing the NBCA outreach ministries, he also is the Director of Empower School of Ministry. John is an alumnus of Rhema Bible Training Center and holds a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from Geneva College. He is an avid reader, published author, and YMCA regular. He and his wife Lori are blessed with much joy and three sons.
Lynn Deltino, Business Administrator
Lynn has served in the area of Church Business/Finances in multiple positions since 1996. She is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Lynn enjoys working with others and loves to see how God brings out our gifts and talents as we serve together in the body of Christ. She believes that our individual relationship with God is the most important priority we have. This connection influences every area of our life. Lynn is married to Frank and they have two adult children, Krista (married to Ronald) and David. They love to travel together as a family and make lots of fun family memories!
Al DeBona, Helps Ministry Director
For over 15 years now, Alan has called NBCA his home church. He is a graduate of Slippery Rock University with a degree in Elementary Education. Alan retired from Beaver Falls School District after teaching for 32 ½ years. He married his wonderful wife, Jeri in 1979. They have one son Brent who works at Sharon Regional Hospital. In Alan’s spare time he enjoys working in the yard and of course, he loves playing golf and is an avid sports fan!
Jeri DeBona, Hospitality Ministry Director
Jeri has been brought up in IFCA churches. She was born into Beaver Falls Christian Assembly and has been attending NBCA for over 15 years. She graduated from Blackhawk High School and has been employed at Beaver Valley FCU (formerly B&W Employees FCU) for 40+ years. Jeri is the youngest of 4 daughters and has been married to Alan DeBona since 1979. They have one child, their son, Brent. In her spare time, you can find her cooking, reading, and finding time to spend with friends and family.
Mike Pisano, Information Technology Ministry Director
NBCA IT/Networking Department has been led by Mike Pisano, of Center Township, since 2012. This effort is strongly encouraged by Mike’s wife Esther, who always supports his efforts and time that is needed for IT projects. Mike’s two children, Justice and Kara often accompany their Dad as he works on projects throughout the church. Mike is responsible for all aspects of the church network and computer systems at the main campus building, the KidZone, and the Life Center and is pleased to serve the church in this “behind the scenes” ministry.